AKRON, Ohio, April 20, 2017 -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) will release financial results for the first quarter of 2017 after markets close on Thursday, April 27.  These results will be discussed by FirstEnergy management during a conference call with financial analysts at 10 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 28.  A question-and-answer session will follow.   

Investors, customers and other interested parties are invited to listen to a live webcast of the call and view slides associated with the presentation via FirstEnergy's Investor Information website, www.firstenergycorp.com/ir.  The webcast and presentation will be available for replay on the site for up to one year. 

The company plans to post its first quarter Consolidated Report to the Financial Community to the investor section of the website after markets close on April 27. 

FirstEnergy is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence.  Its 10 electric distribution companies form one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, serving customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, Maryland and New York.  The company's transmission subsidiaries operate more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Follow FirstEnergy on Twitter @FirstEnergyCorp or online at www.firstenergycorp.com.  



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