All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 68 points (-0.4%) at 17,730 as of Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, 11:50 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,462 issues advancing vs. 1,508 declining with 167 unchanged.

The Financial sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores ( AVAL), down 3.2%, Woori Bank ( WF), down 2.5%, Banco Santander Brasil SA/Brazil ( BSBR), down 2.6%, Nomura Holdings ( NMR), down 2.3% and Prologis ( PLD), down 1.9%. Top gainers within the sector include Welltower ( HCN), up 0.6%, HCP ( HCP), up 0.6%, Sun Life Financial ( SLF), up 0.7% and Manulife Financial ( MFC), up 0.6%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today:

3. ING Groep ( ING) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector lower today. As of noon trading, ING Groep is down $0.23 (-1.6%) to $13.72 on light volume. Thus far, 840,911 shares of ING Groep exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $13.70-$13.82 after having opened the day at $13.79 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $13.95.

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ING Groep N.V., a financial institution, provides banking products and services to individuals, small and medium enterprises, and mid-corporates. It operates through Retail Netherlands; Retail Belgium; Retail Germany; Retail Rest of World; and Commercial Banking segments. ING Groep has a market cap of $53.1 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are up 7.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate ING Groep a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates ING Groep as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full ING Groep Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, HDFC Bank ( HDB) is down $0.34 (-0.6%) to $57.94 on light volume. Thus far, 200,296 shares of HDFC Bank exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 795,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $57.90-$58.64 after having opened the day at $58.28 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $58.28.

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HDFC Bank Limited provides a range of banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in India, Bahrain, Hong Kong, and Dubai. The company operates in Treasury, Retail Banking, Wholesale Banking, and Other Banking Business segments. HDFC Bank has a market cap of $48.0 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are up 14.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate HDFC Bank a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates HDFC Bank as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. 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 HDFC Bank Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Markel Corporation ( MKL) is down $7.93 (-0.9%) to $911.99 on average volume. Thus far, 35,443 shares of Markel Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 54,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $909.61-$925.30 after having opened the day at $921.11 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $919.92.

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Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: U.S. Insurance, International Insurance, and Reinsurance. The U.S. Markel Corporation has a market cap of $12.8 billion and is part of the insurance industry. Shares are up 34.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Markel Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Markel Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Markel Corporation Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the financial sector could consider Financial Select Sector SPDR ( XLF) while those bearish on the financial sector could consider Proshares Short Financials ( SEF).