All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 90 points (-0.5%) at 16,426 as of Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,117 issues advancing vs. 1,828 declining with 142 unchanged.

The Energy industry currently sits down 1.0% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Energy Transfer Equity ( ETE), down 10.4%, Williams Partners ( WPZ), down 6.8%, Western Gas Equity Partners ( WGP), down 6.5%, Tesoro ( TSO), down 6.4% and Plains All American Pipeline ( PAA), down 5.7%.

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

3. Anadarko Petroleum ( APC) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry lower today. As of noon trading, Anadarko Petroleum is down $1.79 (-4.8%) to $35.54 on heavy volume. Thus far, 5.7 million shares of Anadarko Petroleum exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $35.45-$38.31 after having opened the day at $38.06 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.33.

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil and gas properties. It operates through three segments: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production; Midstream; and Marketing. Anadarko Petroleum has a market cap of $19.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 23.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate Anadarko Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Anadarko Petroleum as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally high debt management risk. Get the full Anadarko Petroleum Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Valero Energy ( VLO) is down $4.12 (-5.8%) to $67.06 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.4 million shares of Valero Energy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $67.04-$70.65 after having opened the day at $70.26 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $71.19.

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Valero Energy Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refining and marketing company in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and Ireland. It operates through two segments, Refining and Ethanol. Valero Energy has a market cap of $33.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 0.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Valero Energy a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Valero Energy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Valero Energy Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Kinder Morgan ( KMI) is down $0.30 (-2.2%) to $13.30 on light volume. Thus far, 13.0 million shares of Kinder Morgan exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 40.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $13.08-$14.09 after having opened the day at $13.84 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $13.60.

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Kinder Morgan, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure and energy company in North America. The company operates through Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2, Terminals, Products Pipelines, Kinder Morgan Canada, and Other segments. Kinder Morgan has a market cap of $31.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 8.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Kinder Morgan a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Kinder Morgan as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its expanding profit margins over time. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Kinder Morgan 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 energy industry could consider Energy Select Sector SPDR ( XLE) while those bearish on the energy industry could consider Proshares Short Oil & Gas ( DDG).