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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 97 points (0.6%) at 17,481 as of Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 12:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,800 issues advancing vs. 1,144 declining with 202 unchanged.

The Wholesale industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%.

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

3. Genuine Parts ( GPC) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry higher today. As of noon trading, Genuine Parts is up $1.51 (1.5%) to $99.34 on average volume. Thus far, 285,336 shares of Genuine Parts exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 557,000 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $98.02-$99.38 after having opened the day at $98.02 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $97.83.

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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 $14.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 17.6% 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 weak operating cash flow. Get the full Genuine Parts Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Magna International ( MGA) is up $5.20 (5.4%) to $102.17 on heavy volume. Thus far, 755,337 shares of Magna International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 667,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $100.89-$103.75 after having opened the day at $101.96 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $96.97.

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Magna International Inc. develops, manufactures, engineers, supplies, and sells automotive products. It operates through North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of World segments. Magna International has a market cap of $20.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 18.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts who rate Magna International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Magna International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Magna International Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Sysco ( SYY) is up $0.43 (1.1%) to $37.79 on light volume. Thus far, 1.0 million shares of Sysco exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $37.45-$37.94 after having opened the day at $37.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.36.

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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 $22.0 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 3.5% 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, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. 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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