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 41 points (0.2%) at 17,110 as of Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,666 issues advancing vs. 1,285 declining with 190 unchanged. The Financial Services industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. A company within the industry that increased today was HD Supply Holdings ( HDS), up 1.0%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Orix ( IX), down 1.8%, and KKR ( KKR), down 0.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Total System Services ( TSS) is one of the companies pushing the Financial Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Total System Services is up $0.24 (0.8%) to $31.42 on light volume. Thus far, 346,705 shares of Total System Services exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 949,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $31.05-$31.43 after having opened the day at $31.18 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $31.18. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Total System Services, Inc. provides electronic payment processing services to banks and other financial institutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: North America Services, Merchant Services, International Services, and NetSpend. Total System Services has a market cap of $5.8 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 6.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 7 analysts who rate Total System Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Total System Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, compelling growth in net income, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Total System Services 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.