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 17 points (-0.1%) at 17,039 as of Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 915 issues advancing vs. 2,069 declining with 174 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits down 0.8% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. Top gainers within the sector include Cerner ( CERN), up 3.2%, and America Movil SAB de CV ( AMOV), up 2.0%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Telecom Italia SpA ( TI), down 3.5%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI.A), down 3.4%, TELUS ( TU), down 2.7%, SK Telecom ( SKM), down 2.0% and Salesforce.com ( CRM), down 1.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Baidu ( BIDU) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, Baidu is up $0.96 (0.5%) to $189.48 on average volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $186.79-$189.95 after having opened the day at $188.95 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $188.52. Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services. Baidu has a market cap of $65.2 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 6.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 11 analysts who rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Baidu as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Baidu 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.