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All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 65 points (-0.4%) at 17,004 as of Monday, July 7, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 894 issues advancing vs. 2,148 declining with 116 unchanged.

The Real Estate industry currently sits down 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.5%. A company within the industry that fell today was Gazit-Globe ( GZT), up 1.9%. Top gainers within the industry include E-House China Holdings ( EJ), up 4.5%, Boston Properties ( BXP), up 0.8%, Digital Realty ( DLR), up 0.7% and Realty Income ( O), up 0.7%.

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

3. CBRE Group ( CBG) is one of the companies pushing the Real Estate industry lower today. As of noon trading, CBRE Group is down $0.24 (-0.7%) to $32.09 on light volume. Thus far, 717,371 shares of CBRE Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.03-$32.29 after having opened the day at $32.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $32.33.

CBRE Group, Inc. operates as a commercial real estate services and investment company worldwide. The company operates through Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Asia Pacific; Global Investment Management; and Development Services segments. CBRE Group has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 22.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate CBRE Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates CBRE Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, growth in earnings per share and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full CBRE Group Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, American Capital Agency ( AGNC) is down $0.14 (-0.6%) to $22.60 on average volume. Thus far, 2.2 million shares of American Capital Agency exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $22.57-$22.75 after having opened the day at $22.75 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.74.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). American Capital Agency has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 17.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate American Capital Agency a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates American Capital Agency as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, unimpressive growth in net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full American Capital Agency Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Weyerhaeuser ( WY) is down $0.85 (-2.5%) to $33.15 on average volume. Thus far, 4.8 million shares of Weyerhaeuser exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.82-$34.00 after having opened the day at $33.09 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $34.00.

Weyerhaeuser Company, a forest products company, grows and harvests trees, builds homes, and manufactures forest products worldwide. It grows and harvests trees for use as lumber, other wood and building products, and pulp and paper. Weyerhaeuser has a market cap of $19.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are up 5.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Weyerhaeuser a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Weyerhaeuser as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Weyerhaeuser 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 real estate industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate ( IYR) while those bearish on the real estate industry could consider ProShares Short Real Estate Fund ( REK).

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