AER, Z And HTZ, 3 Diversified Services Stocks Pushing The Industry Lower

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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 10 points (-0.1%) at 17,605 as of Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 12:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,473 issues advancing vs. 1,490 declining with 167 unchanged.

The Diversified Services industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Altisource Portfolio Solutions ( ASPS), down 20.9%, and YY Inc ADR ( YY), down 1.1%. Top gainers within the industry include AECOM Technology ( ACM), up 5.2%, Healthcare Services Group ( HCSG), up 3.1%, Maximus ( MMS), up 1.7%, Robert Half International ( RHI), up 1.2% and Western Union ( WU), up 0.4%.

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

3. AerCap Holdings ( AER) is one of the companies pushing the Diversified Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, AerCap Holdings is down $0.51 (-1.1%) to $43.65 on light volume. Thus far, 167,966 shares of AerCap Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.59-$44.26 after having opened the day at $44.05 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.16.

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AerCap Holdings N.V., through its subsidiaries, is engaged in leasing, financing, selling, and managing commercial aircraft and engines primarily in the United States and Russia. AerCap Holdings has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 15.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate AerCap Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates AerCap Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full AerCap Holdings Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Zillow ( Z) is down $2.22 (-2.0%) to $106.55 on average volume. Thus far, 576,956 shares of Zillow exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $105.69-$109.61 after having opened the day at $108.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $108.77.

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Zillow, Inc. operates real estate and home-related information marketplaces on mobile and the Web in the United States. The company owns and operates Zillow.com. Zillow has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 33.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Zillow a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Zillow as a hold. 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 and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Zillow Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Hertz Global Holdings ( HTZ) is down $0.18 (-0.8%) to $22.22 on light volume. Thus far, 3.5 million shares of Hertz Global Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 11.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $21.96-$22.45 after having opened the day at $22.28 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.40.

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Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the car and equipment rental businesses worldwide. It operates through four segments: U.S. Car Rental, International Car Rental, Worldwide Equipment Rental, and All Other Operations. Hertz Global Holdings has a market cap of $9.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 21.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Hertz Global Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Hertz Global Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins 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 Hertz Global Holdings 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 diversified services industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services ( IYC) while those bearish on the diversified services industry could consider ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers ( SCC).

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