All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 19 points (-0.1%) at 17,641 as of Friday, May 6, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,494 issues advancing vs. 1,386 declining with 173 unchanged.

The Energy industry currently sits up 0.8% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. Top gainers within the industry include Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras ( PBR), up 3.5%, Tenaris ( TS), up 2.8%, Devon Energy ( DVN), up 2.8%, Imperial Oil ( IMO), up 2.4% and Anadarko Petroleum ( APC), up 2.3%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Western Gas Equity Partners ( WGP), down 4.1%, EOG Resources ( EOG), down 2.9%, Williams Partners ( WPZ), down 2.3%, Kinder Morgan ( KMI), down 0.9% and ConocoPhillips ( COP), down 0.5%.

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

3. Total ( TOT) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry higher today. As of noon trading, Total is up $0.40 (0.8%) to $48.92 on light volume. Thus far, 527,214 shares of Total exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $48.04-$49.19 after having opened the day at $48.08 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $48.52.

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TOTAL S.A. operates as an integrated oil and gas company worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Upstream, Refining & Chemicals, and Marketing & Services. Total has a market cap of $113.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 7.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 10 analysts who rate Total a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Total as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels, notable return on equity and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Total Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Enterprise Products Partners ( EPD) is up $0.22 (0.8%) to $25.87 on light volume. Thus far, 1.6 million shares of Enterprise Products Partners exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.61-$26.04 after having opened the day at $25.91 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.65.

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Enterprise Products Partners L.P., a master limited partnership, provides midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), crude oil, petrochemicals, and refined products. Enterprise Products Partners has a market cap of $51.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 0.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 19 analysts who rate Enterprise Products Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Enterprise Products Partners as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Enterprise Products Partners Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Baker Hughes ( BHI) is up $0.72 (1.6%) to $45.77 on average volume. Thus far, 1.8 million shares of Baker Hughes exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $44.50-$45.88 after having opened the day at $44.59 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $45.05.

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Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $19.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 2.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 13 analysts who rate Baker Hughes a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Baker Hughes 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 disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Baker Hughes 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).