The funded status of 100 large U.S. pension plans stagnated the past three years, according to data compiled by Willis Towers Watson, but that’s not the whole story.

In 2016, overall pension plan contributions bounced back up to $30.9 billion from $20.6 billion in 2015, but six companies out of the 100 were responsible for contributing an additional $8.5 billion in 2016, compared to 2015.

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