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 up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 34 points (0.2%) at 16,464 as of Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,014 issues advancing vs. 970 declining with 140 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include China Unicom (Hong Kong ( CHU), down 4.8%, Infosys ( INFY), down 2.8%, China Telecom ( CHA), down 2.4%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI.A), down 2.1% and Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk ( TLK), down 1.8%. Top gainers within the sector include Crown Castle International ( CCI), up 4.6%, Cerner ( CERN), up 2.9%, Activision Blizzard ( ATVI), up 2.6%, ASML ( ASML), up 1.5% and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ( TSM), up 1.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Groupon ( GRPN) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, Groupon is down $1.12 (-15.8%) to $5.95 on heavy volume. Thus far, 38.3 million shares of Groupon exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 15.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $5.68-$6.05 after having opened the day at $5.69 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $7.07. Groupon, Inc. operates online local commerce marketplaces that connect merchants to consumers by offering goods and services at a discount worldwide. It also offers deals on products for which it acts as the merchant of record. Groupon has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are down 40.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Groupon a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Groupon as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Groupon 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.