SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): October 6, 2017
Frontier Communications Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|401 Merritt 7, Norwalk, Connecticut||06851|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure|
The information set forth in the press release issued by Frontier Communications Corporation on October 6, 2017, attached hereto as Exhibit 99, is incorporated herein by reference. All information in Item 7.01 of this Form 8-K is furnished but not filed.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|99||Press Release of Frontier Communications Corporation issued on October 6, 2017.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|FRONTIER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION|
|Date: October 6, 2017||By:||/s/ Mark D. Nielsen|
|Mark D. Nielsen|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer|
401 Merritt 7
Norwalk, CT 06851
Frontier Communications to Release Third-Quarter 2017 Results and Host Call
NORWALK, Conn., October 6, 2017 Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) plans to release third-quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 after the market closes, and to host a conference call that afternoon at 4:30 P.M. Eastern Time. The conference call will be webcast and may be accessed in the Webcasts & Presentations section of Frontiers Investor Relations website at www.frontier.com/ir.
A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available from 8 P.M. Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, through 8 P.M. Eastern Time on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 888-203-1112 for callers dialing from the U.S. or Canada, and at 719-457-0820 for those dialing from outside the U.S. or Canada. Use the passcode 3909760 to access the replay. A webcast replay of the call will be available at www.frontier.com/ir.
About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.
Luke Szymczak, 203-614-5044
Vice President, Investor Relations
Brigid Smith, 203-614-5042
AVP, Corporate Communications