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All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 70 points (-0.4%) at 16,940 as of Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,489 issues advancing vs. 1,550 declining with 137 unchanged.

The Transportation industry currently sits down 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Ryanair Holdings ( RYAAY), down 2.6%, and Canadian National Railway ( CNI), down 0.6%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

3. LATAM Airlines Group ( LFL) is one of the companies pushing the Transportation industry higher today. As of noon trading, LATAM Airlines Group is up $0.32 (2.8%) to $11.72 on heavy volume. Thus far, 491,489 shares of LATAM Airlines Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 620,900 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $11.52-$11.88 after having opened the day at $11.52 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $11.40.

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LATAM Airlines Group S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo air transportation services in South America. LATAM Airlines Group has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 30.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst who rates LATAM Airlines Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LATAM Airlines Group as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and generally high debt management risk. Get the full LATAM Airlines Group Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Gol Intelligent Airlines ( GOL) is up $0.44 (8.8%) to $5.45 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Gol Intelligent Airlines exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $5.36-$5.59 after having opened the day at $5.49 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $5.01.

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Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. provides regular and non-regular air transportation services for passengers, cargoes, and mailbags in Brazil and internationally. It operates in two segments, Flight Transportation and Smiles Loyalty Program. Gol Intelligent Airlines has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 9.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate Gol Intelligent Airlines a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Gol Intelligent Airlines as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Gol Intelligent Airlines Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, CSX ( CSX) is up $0.17 (0.6%) to $32.10 on average volume. Thus far, 3.5 million shares of CSX exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.00-$32.33 after having opened the day at $32.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $31.93.

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CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services in the United States and Canada. It offers traditional rail services, and transports intermodal containers and trailers. CSX has a market cap of $31.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 11.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate CSX a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates CSX as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full CSX Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the transportation industry could consider iShares Dow Jones Transportation ( IYT) while those bearish on the transportation industry could consider ProShares UltraShort Industrials ( SIJ).

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