3 Stocks Pushing The Wholesale Industry Higher

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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 31 points (0.2%) at 16,439 as of Monday, April 21, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,695 issues advancing vs. 1,308 declining with 151 unchanged.

The Wholesale industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

3. Macquarie Infrastructure Company ( MIC) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry higher today. As of noon trading, Macquarie Infrastructure Company is up $0.84 (1.5%) to $55.88 on light volume. Thus far, 64,226 shares of Macquarie Infrastructure Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 312,000 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $55.03-$55.96 after having opened the day at $55.20 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.04.

Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC, through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and invests in infrastructure businesses that provide services to businesses and individuals primarily in the United States. Macquarie Infrastructure Company has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 1.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate Macquarie Infrastructure Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Macquarie Infrastructure Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Macquarie Infrastructure Company Ratings Report now.

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