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 52 points (0.3%) at 17,129 as of Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,998 issues advancing vs. 975 declining with 164 unchanged. The Financial sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. A company within the sector that fell today was Orix ( IX), up 0.9%. Top gainers within the sector include Woori Finance Holdings ( WF), up 3.9%, Affiliated Managers Group ( AMG), up 3.4%, National Bank of Greece ( NBG), up 3.0%, Aegon ( AEG), up 2.9% and KB Financial Group ( KB), up 2.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Lloyds Banking Group ( LYG) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector lower today. As of noon trading, Lloyds Banking Group is down $0.07 (-1.3%) to $5.14 on heavy volume. Thus far, 5.7 million shares of Lloyds Banking Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $5.12-$5.15 after having opened the day at $5.13 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $5.21. Lloyds Banking Group plc provides a range of banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through four segments: Retail; Commercial Banking; Wealth, Asset Finance, and International; and Insurance. Lloyds Banking Group has a market cap of $91.5 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are down 2.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Lloyds Banking Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Lloyds Banking Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Lloyds Banking 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.