All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 44 points (0.3%) at 17,560 as of Monday, March 28, 2016, 1:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,693 issues advancing vs. 1,250 declining with 166 unchanged.

The Telecommunications industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include Telecom Italia SpA ( TI.A), up 2.3%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI), up 1.8%, Equinix ( EQIX), up 1.1% and America Movil SAB de CV ( AMOV), up 0.8%.

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

3. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk ( TLK) is one of the companies pushing the Telecommunications industry lower today. As of noon trading, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk is down $1.28 (-2.5%) to $49.88 on average volume. Thus far, 95,054 shares of PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 195,000 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $49.78-$50.52 after having opened the day at $50.47 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $51.16.

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PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk engages in telecommunications, information, and media and edutainment businesses worldwide. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk has a market cap of $25.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 15.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are no analysts that rate PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone ( NTT) is down $0.25 (-0.6%) to $44.18 on light volume. Thus far, 77,870 shares of Nippon Telegraph & Telephone exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 441,400 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.98-$44.60 after having opened the day at $44.60 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.43.

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Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides fixed and mobile voice related services, IP/packet communications services, telecommunications equipment, and system integration and other telecommunications-related services in Japan and internationally. Nippon Telegraph & Telephone has a market cap of $93.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 11.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Nippon Telegraph & Telephone a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Nippon Telegraph & Telephone 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, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Qualcomm ( QCOM) is down $0.66 (-1.3%) to $50.20 on light volume. Thus far, 4.5 million shares of Qualcomm exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $49.95-$50.61 after having opened the day at $50.44 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $50.86.

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QUALCOMM Incorporated develops, designs, manufactures, and markets digital communications products and services in China, South Korea, Taiwan, the United States, and internationally. Qualcomm has a market cap of $76.0 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 1.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Qualcomm a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Qualcomm as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Qualcomm 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 telecommunications industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Telecom ( IYZ) while those bearish on the telecommunications industry could consider ProShares Ult Sht Telecommunication ( TLL).