SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 3, 2017
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Section 7 - Regulation FD
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On November 3, 2017, PPL Corporation ("PPL" or the "Company") issued a press release announcing that members of PPL's senior management will meet with investors and financial analysts at the 52nd Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference in Lake Buena Vista, Florida November 5 through 8, 2017, and on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, William H. Spence, PPL's chairman, president and chief executive officer, will make a presentation discussing PPL's strategy and general business outlook. During the conference, PPL expects to reiterate its 2017 forecast of reported earnings of $1.93 to $2.08 per share, reflecting special items recorded through the third quarter of 2017, and 2017 increased forecast of ongoing earnings of $2.10 to $2.25 per share with a midpoint of $2.18 per share. The company also expects to reaffirm the compound annual earnings per share growth rate of 5% to 6% through 2020, measured against its original 2017 ongoing earnings forecast midpoint of $2.15 per share.
Mr. Spence's presentation will be available live, in audio format together with slides, on PPL's Internet Web site: http://pplweb.investorroom.com/events, for 90 days. The slides will be available beginning on November 5, 2017.
A copy of the press release announcing this presentation and Webcast is furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
Section 9 - Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
November 3, 2017 press release announcing PPL’s participation at the 52nd Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference in Buena Vista, Florida.
As provided in General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information contained in this Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall any such information be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.
/s/ Stephen K. Breininger
Stephen K. Breininger
Vice President and Controller
Dated: November 3, 2017