All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 116 points (-0.7%) at 17,715 as of Friday, April 29, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 936 issues advancing vs. 1,938 declining with 182 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.7%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Tesoro ( TSO), down 5.7%, Marathon Petroleum ( MPC), down 5.1%, Williams Companies ( WMB), down 3.3%, China Petroleum & Chemical ( SNP), down 2.8% and Enterprise Products Partners ( EPD), down 1.1%. Top gainers within the industry include ONEOK Partners ( OKS), up 2.8%, Energy Transfer Partners ( ETP), up 2.5%, Suncor Energy ( SU), up 1.1% and Exxon Mobil ( XOM), up 0.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. Energy Transfer Equity ( ETE) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry lower today. As of noon trading, Energy Transfer Equity is down $0.32 (-2.5%) to $12.30 on light volume. Thus far, 7.6 million shares of Energy Transfer Equity exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 25.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $12.06-$13.12 after having opened the day at $13.02 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.62. 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. Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. provides diversified energy-related services in the Unites States. Energy Transfer Equity has a market cap of $13.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 8.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Energy Transfer Equity a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Energy Transfer Equity as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Energy Transfer Equity 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.

2. As of noon trading, Valero Energy ( VLO) is down $1.94 (-3.2%) to $58.97 on average volume. Thus far, 3.4 million shares of Valero Energy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $58.64-$60.75 after having opened the day at $60.42 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $60.91. 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. 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 $29.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 13.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Valero Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Valero Energy 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, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Valero Energy 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.

1. As of noon trading, Devon Energy ( DVN) is down $1.16 (-3.2%) to $34.95 on average volume. Thus far, 9.1 million shares of Devon Energy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 16.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $34.39-$36.95 after having opened the day at $36.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $36.11. 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. Devon Energy Corporation, an independent energy company, primarily engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs) in the United States and Canada. It operates approximately 19,000 wells. Devon Energy has a market cap of $16.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 12.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Devon Energy a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Devon Energy as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, generally high debt management risk, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Devon Energy 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. 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).