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 traded up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 76 points (0.4%) at 17,077 as of Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, 4:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,872 issues advancing vs. 1,174 declining with 144 unchanged. The Transportation industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.5%. Top gainers within the Transportation industry included Globus Maritime ( GLBS), up 6.5%, Providence & Worcester Railroad ( PWX), up 1.9%, Box Ships ( TEU), up 4.5%, China Eastern Airlines ( CEA), up 4.3% and Covenant Transportation Group ( CVTI), up 1.9%. TheStreet Ratings Group would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: China Eastern Airlines ( CEA) is one of the companies that pushed the Transportation industry higher today. China Eastern Airlines was up $0.72 (4.3%) to $17.42 on average volume. Throughout the day, 26,902 shares of China Eastern Airlines exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 20,300 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $17.38-$17.45 after having opened the day at $17.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $16.70. China Eastern Airlines has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 13.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.