Form 8-K

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, DC 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): December 22, 2017

 

 

Frontier Communications Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Delaware

(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)

 

001-11001   06-0619596
(Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)
401 Merritt 7, Norwalk, Connecticut   06851
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(203) 614-5600

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

 

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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure

On December 22, 2017, Frontier Communications Corporation issued a press release announcing that it plans to release fourth-quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, after the market closes, and to host a conference call that afternoon at 4:30 P.M. Eastern Time. A copy of such press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is furnished herewith.

 

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

 

(d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit

Number

  

Description

99.1    Press Release


SIGNATURES

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: December 22, 2017

    By:  

/s/ Mark D. Nielsen

    Mark D. Nielsen
    Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
EX-99.1

EXHIBIT 99.1

 

LOGO

Frontier Communications

401 Merritt 7

Norwalk, CT 06851

203.614.5600

www.frontier.com

Frontier Communications to Release Fourth-Quarter 2017 Results and Host Call

NORWALK, Conn., December 22, 2017 — Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) plans to release fourth-quarter 2017 results on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 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 Frontier’s 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, February 27, 2018, through 8 P.M. Eastern Time on Sunday, March 4, 2018 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 7023822 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.

Contact:

Investors:

Luke Szymczak, 203-614-5044

Vice President, Investor Relations

luke.szymczak@ftr.com

or

Media:    

Brigid Smith, 203-614-5042

AVP, Corporate Communications

brigid.smith@ftr.com