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. Two out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 8 points (0.0%) at 17,140 as of Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,738 issues advancing vs. 1,242 declining with 174 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Rackspace Hosting ( RAX), down 15.9%, Mobile Telesystems OJSC ( MBT), down 4.5%, Yandex ( YNDX), down 3.2%, Activision Blizzard ( ATVI), down 1.9% and SK Telecom ( SKM), down 1.7%. Top gainers within the sector include Tim Participacoes ( TSU), up 2.4%, CenturyLink ( CTL), up 1.9%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI), up 1.9%, Symantec ( SYMC), up 1.4% and Xerox Corporation ( XRX), up 1.2%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Accenture ( ACN) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, Accenture is down $0.44 (-0.6%) to $79.64 on average volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Accenture exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $79.60-$80.21 after having opened the day at $80.11 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $80.09. Accenture plc provides management consulting, technology, and business process outsourcing (BPO) services worldwide. The company operates through Communications, Media & Technology; Financial Services; Health & Public Service; Products; and Resources segments. Accenture has a market cap of $50.9 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. Shares are down 2.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Accenture a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Accenture 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, increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Accenture 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.