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One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 16 points (0.1%) at 16,736 as of Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,225 issues advancing vs. 1,774 declining with 143 unchanged.

The Services sector currently sits down 0.8% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. Top gainers within the sector include Costco Wholesale ( COST), up 1.9%, L Brands ( LB), up 1.2%, Tyco International ( TYC), up 1.2%, eBay ( EBAY), up 1.1% and McGraw Hill Financial ( MHFI), up 1.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Sears Holdings ( SHLD), down 11.9%, Spirit Airlines ( SAVE), down 7.6%, Golar LNG ( GLNG), down 5.8%, Teekay LNG Partners ( TGP), down 5.0% and Teekay ( TK), down 5.0%.

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

3. CVS Health ( CVS) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector higher today. As of noon trading, CVS Health is up $0.47 (0.6%) to $81.50 on average volume. Thus far, 1.7 million shares of CVS Health exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $81.05-$81.66 after having opened the day at $81.29 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $81.03.

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CVS Health Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated pharmacy health care services in the United States. The company operates through Pharmacy Services and Retail Pharmacy segments. CVS Health has a market cap of $94.2 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 13.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 17 analysts who rate CVS Health a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates CVS Health as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full CVS Health Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Twenty-First Century Fox ( FOXA) is up $0.20 (0.6%) to $33.85 on average volume. Thus far, 6.4 million shares of Twenty-First Century Fox exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 16.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $33.37-$33.86 after having opened the day at $33.50 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.65.

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Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. operates as a diversified media and entertainment company worldwide. It operates through Cable Network Programming, Television, Filmed Entertainment, and Direct Broadcast Satellite Television segments. Twenty-First Century Fox has a market cap of $47.2 billion and is part of the media industry. Shares are down 4.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 13 analysts who rate Twenty-First Century Fox a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Twenty-First Century Fox as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Twenty-First Century Fox Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Walgreen ( WAG) is up $0.93 (1.6%) to $60.77 on light volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Walgreen exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 9.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.95-$60.77 after having opened the day at $60.09 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $59.84.

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Walgreen Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates a network of drugstores in the United States. It provides consumer goods and services, pharmacy, and health and wellness services through drugstores, as well as through mail, and by telephone and online. Walgreen has a market cap of $58.0 billion and is part of the retail industry. Shares are up 4.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 12 analysts who rate Walgreen a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Walgreen as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Walgreen 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 services sector could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services ( IYC) while those bearish on the services sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers ( SCC).

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