In this Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo, pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange. Despite massive swings in the stock market of late, it appears many U.S. investors are playing it cool when it comes to their retirement savings. They have survived worse and now they are saving more. And plan administrators say many investors are leaving their holdings untouched or are making modest adjustments for the better.
In this Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo, pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange. Despite massive swings in the stock market of late, it appears many U.S. investors are playing it cool when it comes to their retirement savings. They have survived worse and now they are saving more. And plan administrators say many investors are leaving their holdings untouched or are making modest adjustments for the better. Seth Wenig AP
In this Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo, pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange. Despite massive swings in the stock market of late, it appears many U.S. investors are playing it cool when it comes to their retirement savings. They have survived worse and now they are saving more. And plan administrators say many investors are leaving their holdings untouched or are making modest adjustments for the better. Seth Wenig AP

Panic is passé: investors stay steady on retirement savings

January 30, 2016 12:30 PM