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All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 65 points (-0.4%) at 16,550 as of Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,484 issues advancing vs. 1,529 declining with 144 unchanged.

The Wholesale industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was Global Partners ( GLP), up 5.0%.

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

3. LKQ ( LKQ) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry higher today. As of noon trading, LKQ is up $0.26 (1.0%) to $27.24 on light volume. Thus far, 571,721 shares of LKQ exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $26.77-$27.39 after having opened the day at $26.97 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.98.

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LKQ Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides replacement parts, components, and systems needed to repair cars and trucks in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Northern France, Canada, Mexico, and Central America. LKQ has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are down 18.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 9 analysts who rate LKQ a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LKQ as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins 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 LKQ Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Genuine Parts ( GPC) is up $0.47 (0.5%) to $93.19 on average volume. Thus far, 271,754 shares of Genuine Parts exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 552,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $92.43-$93.61 after having opened the day at $92.90 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $92.72.

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Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Canada. Genuine Parts has a market cap of $13.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 11.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Genuine Parts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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

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1. As of noon trading, Sysco ( SYY) is up $0.26 (0.7%) to $37.88 on average volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Sysco exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $37.66-$38.06 after having opened the day at $37.77 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.62.

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Sysco Corporation, through its subsidiaries, markets and distributes a range of food and related products primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. It operates in Broadline and SYGMA segments. Sysco has a market cap of $21.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 4.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are no analysts who rate Sysco a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Sysco 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, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance 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 Sysco 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 wholesale industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Goods ( IYK) while those bearish on the wholesale industry could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Goods ( SZK).

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