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 up 13 points (0.1%) at 17,609 as of Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,652 issues advancing vs. 1,385 declining with 154 unchanged. The Financial sector currently sits up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. Top gainers within the sector include National Bank of Greece ( NBG), up 8.9%, Noah Holdings ( NOAH), up 8.4%, Willis Group Holdings ( WSH), up 4.4%, Lazard ( LAZ), up 3.6% and Credit Acceptance ( CACC), up 3.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Royal Bank of Scotland Group (The ( RBS), down 0.9%, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce ( CM), down 0.8%, Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY), down 0.7%, Blackstone Group ( BX), down 0.6% and Bank of Montreal ( BMO), down 0.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. SunTrust Banks ( STI) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector higher today. As of noon trading, SunTrust Banks is up $0.22 (0.5%) to $42.85 on average volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of SunTrust Banks exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $42.75-$43.66 after having opened the day at $43.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $42.63. 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. SunTrust Banks, Inc. operates as the holding company for SunTrust Bank that provides various financial services in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management, Wholesale Banking, and Mortgage Banking. SunTrust Banks has a market cap of $22.6 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are up 1.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 8 analysts who rate SunTrust Banks a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates SunTrust Banks as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full SunTrust Banks 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.