AMX, HPQ And ORCL, 3 Technology Stocks Pushing The Sector Lower

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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 55 points (0.3%) at 16,661 as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,943 issues advancing vs. 1,024 declining with 173 unchanged.

The Technology sector currently sits up 2.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include America Movil SAB de CV ( AMOV), down 2.9%, Amazon.com ( AMZN), down 1.4%, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone ( NTT), down 1.2% and China Telecom ( CHA), down 1.2%. Top gainers within the sector include Identive Group ( INVE), up 946.1%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI.A), up 4.3%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI), up 4.1%, LinkedIn Corp Class A ( LNKD), up 3.2% and Western Digital ( WDC), up 2.2%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today:

3. America Movil SAB de CV ( AMX) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, America Movil SAB de CV is down $0.19 (-0.9%) to $19.71 on light volume. Thus far, 1.5 million shares of America Movil SAB de CV exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $19.52-$20.04 after having opened the day at $20.04 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $19.90.

America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. provides telecommunications services in the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. America Movil SAB de CV has a market cap of $70.1 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. Shares are down 14.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates America Movil SAB de CV a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates America Movil SAB de CV as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full America Movil SAB de CV Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Hewlett-Packard ( HPQ) is down $0.82 (-2.5%) to $32.90 on heavy volume. Thus far, 12.0 million shares of Hewlett-Packard exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.80-$33.65 after having opened the day at $33.50 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.72.

Hewlett-Packard Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers, small-and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. Hewlett-Packard has a market cap of $63.9 billion and is part of the computer hardware industry. Shares are up 20.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Hewlett-Packard a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Hewlett-Packard as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full Hewlett-Packard Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Oracle Corporation ( ORCL) is down $0.30 (-0.7%) to $41.86 on light volume. Thus far, 6.1 million shares of Oracle Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 17.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $41.85-$42.35 after having opened the day at $42.26 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $42.15.

Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, hosts, and supports database and middleware software, applications software, and hardware systems. Oracle Corporation has a market cap of $187.9 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. Shares are up 10.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Oracle Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Oracle Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Oracle Corporation Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the technology sector could consider Technology Select Sector SPDR ( XLK) while those bearish on the technology sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Technology ( REW).

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