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. All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 7 points (0.0%) at 17,628 as of Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,137 issues advancing vs. 1,826 declining with 176 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits down 1.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. A company within the sector that increased today was SAP SE ( SAP), up 0.8%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include LinkedIn ( LNKD), down 4.9%, China Telecom ( CHA), down 4.0%, Nokia Oyj ( NOK), down 2.5%, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ( TSM), down 2.5% and T-Mobile US ( TMUS), down 2.2%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. TELUS ( TU) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, TELUS is up $0.88 (2.3%) to $38.68 on average volume. Thus far, 110,178 shares of TELUS exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 155,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $37.66-$38.80 after having opened the day at $37.73 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.80. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. TELUS Corporation provides a range of telecommunications services and products in Canada. The company operates through two segments, Wireless and Wireline. TELUS has a market cap of $22.8 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. Shares are up 9.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate TELUS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates TELUS as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full TELUS 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.