3 Industrial Stocks On The Rise

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One out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 25 points (-0.1%) at 17,365 as of Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 12:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,608 issues advancing vs. 1,366 declining with 174 unchanged.

The Industrial industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include CNH Industrial ( CNHI), down 2.8%, Tenaris ( TS), down 1.4%, Rockwell Automation ( ROK), down 0.9% and ABB ( ABB), down 0.6%.

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

3. Stratasys ( SSYS) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial industry higher today. As of noon trading, Stratasys is up $3.93 (3.3%) to $124.29 on average volume. Thus far, 565,019 shares of Stratasys exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $119.51-$124.69 after having opened the day at $120.36 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $120.36.

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Stratasys Ltd. provides additive manufacturing (AM) solutions for the creation of parts used in the processes of designing and manufacturing products and for the direct manufacture of end parts. Stratasys has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 10.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 14 analysts who rate Stratasys a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Stratasys as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Stratasys Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Precision Castparts ( PCP) is up $4.04 (1.8%) to $224.74 on average volume. Thus far, 585,182 shares of Precision Castparts exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 789,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $220.37-$224.81 after having opened the day at $221.51 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $220.70.

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Precision Castparts Corp. manufactures and sells metal components and products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Investment Cast Products, Forged Products, and Airframe Products. Precision Castparts has a market cap of $31.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are down 18.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 13 analysts who rate Precision Castparts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Precision Castparts 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, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Precision Castparts Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Emerson Electric ( EMR) is up $0.41 (0.6%) to $64.47 on average volume. Thus far, 1.5 million shares of Emerson Electric exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $63.92-$64.50 after having opened the day at $64.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $64.06.

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Emerson Electric Co., a diversified technology company, designs and supplies products and technology, and delivers engineering services and solutions to the industrial, commercial, and consumer markets worldwide. Emerson Electric has a market cap of $44.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are down 8.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts who rate Emerson Electric a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Emerson Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Emerson Electric 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 industrial industry could consider SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ( DIA) while those bearish on the industrial industry could consider ProShares UltraShort Industrials ( SIJ).

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