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One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 12 points (0.1%) at 17,830 as of Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, 12:15 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,420 issues advancing vs. 1,510 declining with 216 unchanged.

The Banking industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged.

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

3. HDFC Bank ( HDB) is one of the companies pushing the Banking industry lower today. As of noon trading, HDFC Bank is down $2.24 (-4.1%) to $52.05 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.5 million shares of HDFC Bank exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 743,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $51.83-$54.26 after having opened the day at $54.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $54.29.

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HDFC Bank Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides a range of banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in India, as well as in Bahrain and Hong Kong. The company operates in four segments: Retail Banking, Wholesale Banking, Treasury, and Other Banking Operations. HDFC Bank has a market cap of $42.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 57.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate HDFC Bank a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates HDFC Bank as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full HDFC Bank Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, U.S. Bancorp ( USB) is down $0.32 (-0.7%) to $44.05 on light volume. Thus far, 1.6 million shares of U.S. Bancorp exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.94-$44.43 after having opened the day at $44.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.37.

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U.S. Bancorp, a financial services holding company, provides a range of financial services in the United States. U.S. Bancorp has a market cap of $78.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 9.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate U.S. Bancorp a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates U.S. Bancorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, revenue growth, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full U.S. Bancorp Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, JPMorgan Chase ( JPM) is down $0.76 (-1.2%) to $60.20 on average volume. Thus far, 6.4 million shares of JPMorgan Chase exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 14.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.95-$61.16 after having opened the day at $61.16 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $60.96.

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JPMorgan Chase & Co., a financial holding company, provides various financial services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management. JPMorgan Chase has a market cap of $226.0 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 4.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate JPMorgan Chase a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates JPMorgan Chase as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full JPMorgan Chase 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 banking industry could consider KBW Bank ETF ( KBE) while those bearish on the banking industry could consider ProShares Short KBW Regional Bankng ( KRS).

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