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. All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 83 points (-0.5%) at 16,448 as of Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,223 issues advancing vs. 1,760 declining with 164 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently sits down 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include LKQ ( LKQ), down 2.4%, Mohawk Industries ( MHK), down 1.6%, Whirlpool ( WHR), down 1.4%, Xerox Corporation ( XRX), down 1.4% and Hershey ( HSY), down 1.4%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Estee Lauder Cos ( EL) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Estee Lauder Cos is down $0.79 (-1.1%) to $73.27 on average volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Estee Lauder Cos exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $73.05-$73.71 after having opened the day at $73.68 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $74.06. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products worldwide. Estee Lauder Cos has a market cap of $18.0 billion and is part of the consumer non-durables industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 1.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Estee Lauder Cos a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Estee Lauder Cos as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Estee Lauder Cos 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.