Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 22 points (0.1%) at 17,388 as of Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, 2:05 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,085 issues advancing vs. 1,951 declining with 143 unchanged. The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Konami ( KNM), down 5.1%, Activision Blizzard ( ATVI), down 1.6% and SAP SE ( SAP), down 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Sykes ( SYKE) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Sykes is up $2.65 (12.4%) to $24.05 on heavy volume. Thus far, 480,671 shares of Sykes exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 191,900 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $22.34-$24.46 after having opened the day at $22.81 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $21.40. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated and its subsidiaries provide outsourced customer contact management solutions and services in the business process outsourcing arena primarily in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia, the Asia Pacific Rim, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Sykes has a market cap of $943.2 million and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 1.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 3 analysts who rate Sykes a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Sykes 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, good cash flow from operations and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Sykes Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.