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. Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 21 points (-0.1%) at 16,894 as of Friday, July 11, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,379 issues advancing vs. 1,581 declining with 154 unchanged. The Financial Services industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the industry that fell today was Orix ( IX), up 1.8%. Top gainers within the industry include Altisource Asset Management ( AAMC), up 5.0%, AllianceBernstein Holding L.P ( AB), up 2.8%, Cohen & Steers ( CNS), up 2.7%, Western Union ( WU), up 1.8% and Franklin Resources ( BEN), up 0.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. Legg Mason ( LM) is one of the companies pushing the Financial Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, Legg Mason is down $0.50 (-1.0%) to $49.56 on average volume. Thus far, 541,822 shares of Legg Mason exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 832,700 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $49.06-$50.16 after having opened the day at $50.06 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $50.05. Legg Mason Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. The firm through its subsidiaries provides investment management and related services to institutional and individual clients, company-sponsored mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles. Legg Mason Inc. Legg Mason has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 15.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Legg Mason a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Legg Mason as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, reasonable valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Legg Mason 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.