While investors have noticed recent market volatility, for now, they are staying the course. Read more...
Less than 2% of T. Rowe Price’s 401(k) plan participants took any investment action during the August 2015 and January 2016 market fluctuations. Similar behavior was seen among personal investors in both instances.
While Web activity and call center volumes increased around both market events, very few investors made investment changes.
Workplace and personal investors view their accounts as long-term investments and are weathering the current period of market volatility.