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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 21 points (-0.1%) at 18,193 as of Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, 12:05 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,682 issues advancing vs. 1,233 declining with 204 unchanged.

The Technology sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Avago Technologies ( AVGO), down 1.5%, Intel ( INTC), down 0.6% and Nippon Telegraph & Telephone ( NTT), down 0.6%. Top gainers within the sector include DigitalGlobe ( DGI), up 12.8%, China Unicom (Hong Kong ( CHU), up 2.5%, Telefonica Brasil ( VIV), up 2.6%, China Telecom ( CHA), up 1.9% and Google ( GOOGL), up 1.4%.

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

3. NetEase ( NTES) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, NetEase is down $4.82 (-4.6%) to $99.92 on average volume. Thus far, 288,942 shares of NetEase exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 413,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $99.60-$106.02 after having opened the day at $105.31 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $104.74.

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NetEase, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an interactive online community in the People's Republic of China. It provides Chinese language content and services through its online games, Internet portal, e-mail, and wireless value-added service businesses. NetEase has a market cap of $13.3 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 5.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate NetEase a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates NetEase as a buy. 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, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full NetEase Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Salesforce.com ( CRM) is down $0.91 (-1.3%) to $69.33 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.1 million shares of Salesforce.com exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $69.06-$70.41 after having opened the day at $69.85 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $70.24.

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salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $39.7 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. Shares are up 18.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 24 analysts that rate Salesforce.com a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Salesforce.com as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Salesforce.com Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Baidu ( BIDU) is down $1.20 (-0.6%) to $204.68 on light volume. Thus far, 915,512 shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $204.10-$207.46 after having opened the day at $205.50 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $205.88.

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Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services. Baidu has a market cap of $71.4 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are down 9.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Baidu as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Baidu 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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