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 lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 14 points (-0.1%) at 17,796 as of Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, 1:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,731 issues advancing vs. 1,243 declining with 202 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits down 0.7% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Plains All American Pipeline ( PAA), down 1.6%, Ecopetrol ( EC), down 2.4%, Pioneer Natural Resources ( PXD), down 2.3%, Canadian Natural Resources ( CNQ), down 1.9% and Suncor Energy ( SU), down 1.9%. A company within the industry that increased today was Statoil ASA ( STO), up 0.1%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. Halliburton ( HAL) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry lower today. As of noon trading, Halliburton is down $0.78 (-1.5%) to $49.85 on heavy volume. Thus far, 11.1 million shares of Halliburton exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 14.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $49.77-$50.98 after having opened the day at $50.61 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $50.63. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas to oil and gas companies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation. Halliburton has a market cap of $41.7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 0.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 19 analysts that rate Halliburton a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Halliburton as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels, impressive record of earnings per share growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Halliburton 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.