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 27 points (-0.2%) at 16,879 as of Thursday, June 19, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,678 issues advancing vs. 1,278 declining with 191 unchanged. The Financial sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. Top gainers within the sector include Orix ( IX), up 3.3%, Ventas ( VTR), up 2.2%, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group ( MTU), up 1.8%, Deutsche Bank ( DB), up 1.1% and Nomura Holdings ( NMR), up 1.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include UBS ( UBS), down 1.7%, Credit Suisse Group ( CS), down 1.5%, CME Group ( CME), down 1.4%, Brookfield Asset Management ( BAM), down 1.1% and Aegon ( AEG), down 0.9%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Vornado Realty ( VNO) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector higher today. As of noon trading, Vornado Realty is up $0.77 (0.7%) to $105.79 on average volume. Thus far, 431,582 shares of Vornado Realty exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 789,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $104.84-$105.83 after having opened the day at $105.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $105.02. Vornado Realty Trust is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in commercial real estate properties to create its portfolio. The firm was formerly known as Vornado Inc. Vornado Realty has a market cap of $19.6 billion and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are up 18.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 3 analysts who rate Vornado Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Vornado Realty 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 and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Vornado Realty Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.