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 57 points (0.3%) at 16,611 as of Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,452 issues advancing vs. 535 declining with 124 unchanged. The Utilities sector currently sits up 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.6%. A company within the sector that fell today was Huaneng Power International ( HNP), up 1.0%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. EQT ( EQT) is one of the companies pushing the Utilities sector lower today. As of noon trading, EQT is down $0.96 (-1.0%) to $94.20 on average volume. Thus far, 726,461 shares of EQT exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $94.11-$96.37 after having opened the day at $95.92 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $95.16. EQT Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a natural gas company in the United States. It operates in two segments, EQT Production and EQT Midstream. EQT has a market cap of $14.2 billion and is part of the energy industry. Shares are up 4.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate EQT a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates EQT as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full EQT 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.