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 73 points (0.4%) at 16,911 as of Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,966 issues advancing vs. 988 declining with 181 unchanged. The Electronics industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%. Top gainers within the industry include Freescale Semiconductor ( FSL), up 2.8%, and Micron Technology ( MU), up 1.3%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ( TSM) is one of the companies pushing the Electronics industry higher today. As of noon trading, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing is up $0.30 (1.5%) to $20.77 on light volume. Thus far, 3.3 million shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 10.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $20.64-$20.81 after having opened the day at $20.65 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $20.47. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited is engaged in manufacturing, selling, packaging, testing, and computer-aided designing integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices. It also manufactures masks. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing has a market cap of $106.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 17.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are no analysts who rate Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 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.