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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 62 points (0.4%) at 16,880 as of Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,323 issues advancing vs. 662 declining with 163 unchanged.

The Consumer Goods sector currently sits up 1.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%.

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

3. Honda Motor ( HMC) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Honda Motor is down $1.00 (-3.2%) to $29.82 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Honda Motor exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $29.30-$30.45 after having opened the day at $30.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.82.

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Honda Motor Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells motorcycles, automobiles, and power products. It operates through four segments: Motorcycle Business, Automobile Business, Financial Services Business, and Power Product and Other Businesses. Honda Motor has a market cap of $56.0 billion and is part of the automotive industry. Shares are down 24.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Honda Motor a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Honda Motor as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations 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 Honda Motor Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Coach ( COH) is down $2.30 (-6.4%) to $33.85 on heavy volume. Thus far, 10.1 million shares of Coach exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $33.25-$35.04 after having opened the day at $34.68 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $36.15.

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Coach, Inc. provides luxury accessories and lifestyle collections for women and men in the United States and internationally. Coach has a market cap of $9.9 billion and is part of the consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 35.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Coach a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Coach as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Coach Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Altria Group ( MO) is down $0.24 (-0.5%) to $47.40 on average volume. Thus far, 2.9 million shares of Altria Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $47.06-$47.88 after having opened the day at $47.88 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $47.64.

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Altria Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes, smokeless products, and wine in the United States and internationally. Altria Group has a market cap of $94.2 billion and is part of the tobacco industry. Shares are up 23.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Altria Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Altria Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Altria Group 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 consumer goods sector could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Goods ( IYK) while those bearish on the consumer goods sector could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Goods ( SZK).

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