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 101 points (0.6%) at 17,132 as of Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, 4:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,961 issues advancing vs. 1,099 declining with 138 unchanged. The Materials & Construction industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.7%. Top gainers within the Materials & Construction industry included Skyline ( SKY), up 10.8%, Integrated Electrical Services ( IESC), up 3.6%, Abengoa ( ABGB), up 2.6%, India Globalization Capital ( IGC), up 1.6% and United States Lime & Minerals ( USLM), up 2.0%. TheStreet Ratings Group would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: India Globalization Capital ( IGC) is one of the companies that pushed the Materials & Construction industry higher today. India Globalization Capital was up $0.01 (1.6%) to $0.87 on light volume. Throughout the day, 71,565 shares of India Globalization Capital exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 412,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $0.81-$0.88 after having opened the day at $0.84 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $0.86. India Globalization Capital has a market cap of $11.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are down 14.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.