AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 27, 2016 -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) will release financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2016 before markets open on Friday, November 4.  These results will be discussed by FirstEnergy management during a conference call with financial analysts at 10 a.m. EDT that day.  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 third quarter Consolidated Report to the Financial Community to the investor section of the website before markets open on November 4. 

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, while its generation subsidiaries control nearly 17,000 megawatts of capacity from a diversified mix of scrubbed coal, non-emitting nuclear, natural gas, hydro and other renewables.  Follow FirstEnergy on Twitter @FirstEnergyCorp or online at www.firstenergycorp.com.



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