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Here we report a list of stocks that have seen significant selling over the current quarter, but which have also seen strong insider buying over the last six months.

We ran a screen on dividend stocks that have fallen at least 15% over the current quarter. We screened these stocks for those that have seen significant net insider buying over the last six months.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.

We also created a price-weighted index of the stocks mentioned below, and monitored the performance of the list relative to the S&P 500 index over the last month. (To access a complete analysis of this list's recent performance, click here.)

Do you think insiders are calling it right on their companies? Use this list as a starting-off point for your own analysis.

List sorted by net insider purchases as a percent of share float.

1. Titanium Metals Corporation (TIE): Industrial Metals & Minerals Industry. Market cap of $2.51B. Dividend yield at 2.13%, payout ratio at 12.92%. The stock has lost 22.34% over the last quarter. Net insider purchases over the last six months at 3.31M, which is 3.66% of the company's 90.26M share float. The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 24.18%.

2. Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS): Regional Banks Industry. Market cap of $1.45B. Dividend yield at 1.20%, payout ratio at 6.36%. The stock has lost 16.87% over the last quarter. Net insider purchases over the last six months at 2.05M, which is 2.85% of the company's 72.09M share float. The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.93% (equivalent to 7.97 days of average volume). The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 21.76%.

3. NL Industries Inc. (NYSE:NL): Synthetics Industry. Market cap of $651.56M. Dividend yield at 3.73%, payout ratio at 23.34%. The stock has lost 23.35% over the last quarter. Net insider purchases over the last six months at 52.89K, which is 0.80% of the company's 6.63M share float. The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.53% (equivalent to 6.69 days of average volume). The stock has performed poorly over the last month, losing 25.36%.

4. Jefferies Group Inc. (JEF): Investment Brokerage Industry. Market cap of $2.67B. Dividend yield at 1.93%, payout ratio at 23.91%. The stock has lost 28.28% over the last quarter. Net insider purchases over the last six months at 766.0K, which is 0.37% of the company's 207.35M share float. The stock is currently stuck in a downtrend, trading 7.27% below its SMA20, 18.66% below its SMA50, and 33.01% below its SMA200. It's been a rough couple of days for the stock, losing 5.06% over the last week.

Insider data sourced from Yahoo Finance; all other data sourced from Finviz.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Source: 4 Underperforming Dividend Stocks Insiders Are Buying Up