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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 169 points (0.9%) at 18,025 as of Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,614 issues advancing vs. 1,413 declining with 145 unchanged.

The Transportation industry currently sits down 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include LATAM Airlines Group ( LFL), down 4.2%, and Golar LNG ( GLNG), down 2.7%.

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

3. Canadian Pacific Railway ( CP) is one of the companies pushing the Transportation industry lower today. As of noon trading, Canadian Pacific Railway is down $1.20 (-0.6%) to $186.78 on average volume. Thus far, 426,970 shares of Canadian Pacific Railway exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $186.18-$188.32 after having opened the day at $188.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $187.97.

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Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States. The company provides logistics and supply chain expertise services. Canadian Pacific Railway has a market cap of $32.2 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 2.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Canadian Pacific Railway a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Canadian Pacific Railway as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Canadian Pacific Railway Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, United Continental Holdings ( UAL) is down $0.48 (-0.7%) to $66.20 on light volume. Thus far, 2.2 million shares of United Continental Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $65.93-$67.47 after having opened the day at $66.99 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $66.67.

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United Continental Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. United Continental Holdings has a market cap of $26.1 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 0.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate United Continental Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates United Continental Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full United Continental Holdings Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, American Airlines Group ( AAL) is down $0.18 (-0.4%) to $47.82 on light volume. Thus far, 4.0 million shares of American Airlines Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $47.58-$48.58 after having opened the day at $48.05 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $48.00.

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American Airlines Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the airline industry. As of December 31, 2014, the company operated 983 mainline jets, as well as 566 regional aircrafts through regional airline subsidiaries and third-party regional carriers. American Airlines Group has a market cap of $33.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 10.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate American Airlines Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates American Airlines Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, robust revenue growth and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full American Airlines Group 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 transportation industry could consider iShares Dow Jones Transportation ( IYT) while those bearish on the transportation industry could consider ProShares UltraShort Industrials ( SIJ).

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