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 48 points (-0.3%) at 16,864 as of Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,073 issues advancing vs. 1,897 declining with 171 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. Top gainers within the sector include Xerox Corporation ( XRX), up 1.7%, and Tesla Motors ( TSLA), up 1.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Goodyear Tire & Rubber ( GT), down 8.0%, BRF ( BRFS), down 1.8%, Coca-Cola Femsa SAB de CV ( KOF), down 1.5%, Coca-Cola ( KO), down 1.4% and PepsiCo ( PEP), down 1.2%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Pitney Bowes ( PBI) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector higher today. As of noon trading, Pitney Bowes is up $1.26 (4.8%) to $27.61 on heavy volume. Thus far, 2.3 million shares of Pitney Bowes exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $26.72-$27.87 after having opened the day at $26.84 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.35. Pitney Bowes Inc. provides technology solutions in the United States and internationally. Pitney Bowes has a market cap of $5.5 billion and is part of the consumer durables industry. Shares are up 13.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Pitney Bowes a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Pitney Bowes as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Pitney Bowes 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.