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All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 29 points (-0.2%) at 16,714 as of Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,066 issues advancing vs. 1,889 declining with 193 unchanged.

The Health Services industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. Top gainers within the industry include Acadia Healthcare ( ACHC), up 13.7%, Parexel International ( PRXL), up 3.1%, Healthsouth ( HLS), up 2.7%, Grifols ( GRFS), up 1.5% and Omnicare ( OCR), up 1.4%. A company within the industry that fell today was Humana ( HUM), up 0.8%.

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

3. Universal Health Services ( UHS) is one of the companies pushing the Health Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Universal Health Services is up $2.29 (2.5%) to $92.21 on heavy volume. Thus far, 743,873 shares of Universal Health Services exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 823,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $89.25-$92.30 after having opened the day at $89.99 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $89.92.

Universal Health Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and radiation oncology centers. Universal Health Services has a market cap of $8.2 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 10.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 11 analysts who rate Universal Health Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Universal Health Services 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, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Universal Health Services Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Quest Diagnostics ( DGX) is up $0.56 (0.9%) to $60.59 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.8 million shares of Quest Diagnostics exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.12-$60.84 after having opened the day at $60.03 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $60.03.

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated provides diagnostic testing information services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two businesses, Diagnostic Information Services and Diagnostic Solutions. Quest Diagnostics has a market cap of $8.7 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 12.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Quest Diagnostics a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Quest Diagnostics as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, 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 has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Quest Diagnostics Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, HCA Holdings ( HCA) is up $1.14 (2.1%) to $54.12 on average volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of HCA Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $53.03-$54.19 after having opened the day at $53.04 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $52.99.

HCA Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides health care services. HCA Holdings has a market cap of $23.6 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 11.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 15 analysts who rate HCA Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates HCA Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full HCA Holdings 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 health services industry could consider Health Care Select Sector SPDR ( XLV) while those bearish on the health services industry could consider ProShares Ultra Short Health Care ( RXD).

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