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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 34 points (-0.2%) at 18,106 as of Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, 12:10 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,298 issues advancing vs. 1,669 declining with 161 unchanged.

The Technology sector currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the sector that increased today was Computer ( CSC), up 7.5%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Mobile Telesystems OJSC ( MBT), down 8.3%, VimpelCom ( VIP), down 6.0%, Micron Technology ( MU), down 1.8%, Infosys ( INFY), down 1.5% and Intel ( INTC), down 1.7%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today:

3. NTT DoCoMo ( DCM) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, NTT DoCoMo is up $0.16 (0.9%) to $17.81 on light volume. Thus far, 32,851 shares of NTT DoCoMo exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 227,400 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $17.80-$17.82 after having opened the day at $17.81 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $17.65.

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NTT DOCOMO, Inc. provides mobile telecommunication services through its long term evolution and W-CDMA networks in Japan. NTT DoCoMo has a market cap of $69.3 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. Shares are up 20.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are no analysts who rate NTT DoCoMo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates NTT DoCoMo as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full NTT DoCoMo Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, CGI Group ( GIB) is up $2.21 (5.3%) to $43.82 on heavy volume. Thus far, 250,479 shares of CGI Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 234,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $41.69-$43.87 after having opened the day at $41.69 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $41.61.

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CGI Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides information technology (IT) and business process services. CGI Group has a market cap of $11.6 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 9.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 8 analysts who rate CGI Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates CGI Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full CGI Group Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Apple ( AAPL) is up $2.19 (1.7%) to $131.68 on average volume. Thus far, 32.5 million shares of Apple exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 55.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $129.66-$131.90 after having opened the day at $130.02 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $129.50.

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Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. Apple has a market cap of $748.2 billion and is part of the consumer durables industry. Shares are up 17.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 24 analysts who rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Apple as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Apple 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 technology sector could consider Technology Select Sector SPDR ( XLK) while those bearish on the technology sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Technology ( REW).

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