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 lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 68 points (-0.4%) at 17,105 as of Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,162 issues advancing vs. 1,797 declining with 186 unchanged. The Financial Services industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Evercore Partners ( EVR), down 2.5%, Western Union ( WU), down 1.3% and Total System Services ( TSS), down 0.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. CME Group ( CME) is one of the companies pushing the Financial Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, CME Group is down $0.71 (-0.9%) to $81.86 on average volume. Thus far, 729,460 shares of CME Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $81.71-$83.00 after having opened the day at $82.54 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $82.57. CME Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates contract markets for the trading of futures and options on futures contracts worldwide. CME Group has a market cap of $27.8 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 5.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate CME Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates CME Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full CME Group 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.