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. One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 8 points (0.0%) at 18,060 as of Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,739 issues advancing vs. 1,263 declining with 123 unchanged. The Metals & Mining industry currently sits up 1.2% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. Top gainers within the industry include Randgold Resources ( GOLD), up 3.4%, Agnico Eagle Mines ( AEM), up 3.1%, Franco-Nevada ( FNV), up 2.2% and Tenaris ( TS), up 1.4%. A company within the industry that fell today was Vale ( VALE), up 3.0%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Barrick Gold ( ABX) is one of the companies pushing the Metals & Mining industry higher today. As of noon trading, Barrick Gold is up $0.50 (3.9%) to $13.33 on heavy volume. Thus far, 11.7 million shares of Barrick Gold exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $12.95-$13.41 after having opened the day at $12.99 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.83. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE. Barrick Gold Corporation produces and sells gold and copper. The company is also involved in exploration and mine development activities. Barrick Gold has a market cap of $14.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 18.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Barrick Gold a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Barrick Gold as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full Barrick Gold Ratings Report now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.