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. All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 54 points (0.3%) at 18,054 as of Thursday, June 11, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,776 issues advancing vs. 1,216 declining with 167 unchanged. The Utilities sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the sector include NiSource ( NI), up 0.9%, Wisconsin Energy ( WEC), up 0.9%, Sempra Energy ( SRE), up 0.7% and American Electric Power ( AEP), up 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Calpine ( CPN), down 1.2%, FirstEnergy ( FE), down 0.7%, Huaneng Power International ( HNP), down 0.6% and TransCanada ( TRP), down 0.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Edison International ( EIX) is one of the companies pushing the Utilities sector higher today. As of noon trading, Edison International is up $0.33 (0.6%) to $57.75 on light volume. Thus far, 553,550 shares of Edison International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $57.61-$58.22 after having opened the day at $57.81 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $57.42. 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. Edison International, through its subsidiaries, generates and supplies electricity. The company generates electricity through hydroelectric, diesel, natural gas, nuclear, and photovoltaic sources. Edison International has a market cap of $18.7 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are down 12.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 10 analysts who rate Edison International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Edison International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Edison International 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.