Pension and Other Postretirement Benefit Plans
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2017
|Pension and Other Postretirement Benefit Plans|
|Pension and Other Postretirement Benefit Plans||
PENSION AND OTHER POSTRETIREMENT BENEFIT PLANS
Net periodic benefit cost for our pension and other postretirement benefit plans consisted of the following (in millions):
1 The weighted-average expected long-term rates of return on plan assets used in computing 2017 net periodic benefit cost are 8.0 percent for pension benefits and 4.5 percent for other benefits.
During the three months ended March 31, 2017, the Company contributed $43 million to our pension plans, and we anticipate making additional contributions of approximately $56 million during the remainder of 2017. The Company contributed $493 million to our pension plans during the three months ended April 1, 2016.
The entire disclosure for pension and other postretirement benefits.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef