Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Two out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 3 points (0.0%) at 16,578 as of Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,778 issues advancing vs. 1,187 declining with 180 unchanged. The Industrial Goods sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. Top gainers within the sector include 3D Systems ( DDD), up 7.0%, Curtiss-Wright ( CW), up 6.7%, Stratasys ( SSYS), up 5.2%, DR Horton ( DHI), up 2.7% and Martin Marietta Materials ( MLM), up 2.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. General Cable ( BGC) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, General Cable is down $2.62 (-10.2%) to $23.00 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.6 million shares of General Cable exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 931,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $23.00-$24.97 after having opened the day at $24.60 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.62. General Cable Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes copper, aluminum, and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, industrial, construction, specialty, and communications markets worldwide. General Cable has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the industrial industry. Shares are down 14.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate General Cable a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates General Cable as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full General Cable Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.