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 67 points (0.4%) at 16,436 as of Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,992 issues advancing vs. 961 declining with 169 unchanged. The Financial sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico SAB de CV ( BSMX), down 2.0%, HDFC Bank ( HDB), down 2.0%, Orix ( IX), down 1.6%, Toronto-Dominion Bank ( TD), down 1.5% and Bank of Montreal ( BMO), down 1.4%. Top gainers within the sector include UBS ( UBS), up 2.7%, Howard Hughes ( HHC), up 2.5%, Royal Bank of Scotland Group (The ( RBS), up 2.4%, Credicorp ( BAP), up 2.1% and Credit Suisse Group ( CS), up 1.4%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Shinhan Financial Group ( SHG) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector lower today. As of noon trading, Shinhan Financial Group is down $0.68 (-1.4%) to $48.47 on light volume. Thus far, 14,006 shares of Shinhan Financial Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 54,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $48.32-$48.58 after having opened the day at $48.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $49.15. Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. provides various financial products and services to corporations, institutional investors, governments, and individuals in South Korea and internationally. Shinhan Financial Group has a market cap of $23.3 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are up 7.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Shinhan Financial Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Shinhan Financial Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Shinhan Financial Group 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.