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. Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 16 points (-0.1%) at 18,296 as of Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,497 issues advancing vs. 1,463 declining with 190 unchanged. The Industrial Goods sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. Top gainers within the sector include Dover ( DOV), up 1.6%, and Caterpillar ( CAT), up 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Nidec ( NJ), down 1.5%, Sherwin-Williams ( SHW), down 1.4%, Masco ( MAS), down 1.3%, Cemex SAB de CV ( CX), down 0.8% and Precision Castparts ( PCP), down 0.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Dycom Industries ( DY) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector higher today. As of noon trading, Dycom Industries is up $8.88 (19.3%) to $54.95 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Dycom Industries exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 316,000 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $52.51-$55.76 after having opened the day at $53.42 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $46.07. 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. Dycom Industries, Inc. provides specialty contracting services in the United States and Canada. Dycom Industries has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. Shares are up 31.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 5 analysts who rate Dycom Industries a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Dycom Industries as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its 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 Dycom Industries 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.