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 down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 79 points (-0.5%) at 16,635 as of Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,072 issues advancing vs. 1,895 declining with 174 unchanged. The Utilities sector currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. Top gainers within the sector include Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR), up 4.1%, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR.B), up 3.2%, CPFL Energy ( CPL), up 2.3%, American Water Works ( AWK), up 1.5% and ONEOK ( OKE), up 1.1%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Korea Electric Power ( KEP) is one of the companies pushing the Utilities sector lower today. As of noon trading, Korea Electric Power is down $0.18 (-0.8%) to $21.02 on light volume. Thus far, 40,308 shares of Korea Electric Power exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 188,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $20.91-$21.39 after having opened the day at $20.91 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $21.20. Korea Electric Power Corporation, an integrated electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Korea. Korea Electric Power has a market cap of $26.3 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 26.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Korea Electric Power a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Korea Electric Power as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Korea Electric Power 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.