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. One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 7 points (0.0%) at 17,620 as of Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, 12:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,391 issues advancing vs. 1,566 declining with 174 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Mattel ( MAT) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Mattel is down $0.65 (-2.1%) to $30.85 on average volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Mattel exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $30.76-$31.47 after having opened the day at $31.47 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $31.50. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a range of toy products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: North America, International, and American Girl. It also publishes Advice and Activity books and the American Girl magazine. Mattel has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the consumer durables industry. Shares are down 33.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Mattel a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Mattel as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Mattel 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.