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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 Transportation industry currently sits up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%.

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

3. LATAM Airlines Group ( LFL) is one of the companies pushing the Transportation industry lower today. As of noon trading, LATAM Airlines Group is down $0.32 (-2.6%) to $11.90 on light volume. Thus far, 157,356 shares of LATAM Airlines Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 632,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $11.86-$12.26 after having opened the day at $12.26 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.22.

LATAM Airlines Group S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo air transportation services in South America. LATAM Airlines Group has a market cap of $6.8 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 25.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates LATAM Airlines Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LATAM Airlines Group as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, generally high debt management risk and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full LATAM Airlines Group Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Gol Intelligent Airlines ( GOL) is down $0.28 (-4.3%) to $6.18 on average volume. Thus far, 960,263 shares of Gol Intelligent Airlines exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $6.17-$6.47 after having opened the day at $6.47 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $6.46.

Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. provides regular and non-regular air transportation services for passengers, cargoes, and mailbags in Brazil and internationally. It operates in two segments, Flight Transportation and Smiles Loyalty Program. Gol Intelligent Airlines has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 41.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Gol Intelligent Airlines a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Gol Intelligent Airlines as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Gol Intelligent Airlines Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Alaska Air Group ( ALK) is down $1.70 (-3.7%) to $44.48 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Alaska Air Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $44.44-$46.63 after having opened the day at $46.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $46.18.

Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passengers and cargo air transportation services in the United States. The company operates through Alaska Mainline and Alaska Regional segments. It serves approximately 100 cities in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Air Group has a market cap of $6.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 25.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Alaska Air Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Alaska Air Group 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, revenue growth 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 Alaska Air Group 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 transportation industry could consider iShares Dow Jones Transportation ( IYT) while those bearish on the transportation industry could consider ProShares UltraShort Industrials ( SIJ).

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