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 down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 120 points (-0.7%) at 18,024 as of Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,001 issues advancing vs. 1,949 declining with 196 unchanged. The Metals & Mining industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Southern Copper ( SCCO) is one of the companies pushing the Metals & Mining industry higher today. As of noon trading, Southern Copper is up $1.08 (3.6%) to $31.23 on average volume. Thus far, 867,431 shares of Southern Copper exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $30.40-$31.33 after having opened the day at $30.41 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.15. 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. Southern Copper Corporation engages in mining, exploring, smelting, and refining copper and other minerals in Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, and Ecuador. Southern Copper has a market cap of $23.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 6.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate Southern Copper a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Southern Copper as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Southern Copper 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.