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 73 points (-0.4%) at 16,976 as of Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 593 issues advancing vs. 2,443 declining with 112 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits down 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Salesforce.com ( CRM), down 3.4%, Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS ( TKC), down 3.0%, Electronic Arts ( EA), down 2.7%, Activision Blizzard ( ATVI), down 2.4% and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ( TSM), down 2.2%. Top gainers within the sector include 21Vianet Group ( VNET), up 29.6%, eBay ( EBAY), up 2.3%, ASML ( ASML), up 1.2%, China Unicom (Hong Kong ( CHU), up 1.1% and America Movil SAB de CV ( AMX), up 1.1%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Baidu ( BIDU) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, Baidu is down $2.78 (-1.3%) to $217.24 on average volume. Thus far, 1.5 million shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $216.50-$221.25 after having opened the day at $219.41 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $220.02. Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services. Baidu has a market cap of $77.4 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 23.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Baidu as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. 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 Baidu 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.