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 32 points (-0.2%) at 17,036 as of Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,537 issues advancing vs. 1,470 declining with 140 unchanged. The Wholesale industry currently sits up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was HD Supply Holdings ( HDS), up 1.3%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. Fastenal ( FAST) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry lower today. As of noon trading, Fastenal is down $0.40 (-0.9%) to $46.06 on light volume. Thus far, 316,894 shares of Fastenal exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $46.02-$46.37 after having opened the day at $46.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $46.47. Fastenal Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a wholesaler and retailer of industrial and construction supplies in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers fasteners and other industrial and construction supplies under the Fastenal name. Fastenal has a market cap of $13.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 2.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Fastenal a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Fastenal as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Fastenal 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.