Filed pursuant to Rule 433
Registration No. 333-200956
November 8, 2017


American Electric Power Company, Inc.
Senior Notes, Series G, due 2020
Senior Notes, Series H, due 2027
Principal Amount:
November 13, 2020
November 13, 2027
Interest Payment Dates:
May 13 and November 13
May 13 and November 13
First Interest Payment Date:
May 13, 2018
May 13, 2018
Benchmark Treasury:
1.625% due October 15, 2020
2.250% due August 15, 2027
Benchmark Treasury Yield:
Reoffer Spread:
T+45 basis points
T+90 basis points
Yield to Maturity:
Price to Public:
99.867% of the principal amount thereof
99.830% of the principal amount thereof
Transaction Date:
November 8, 2027
November 8, 2027
Settlement Date:
November 13, 2017 (T+3)
November 13, 2017 (T+3)
Redemption Terms:
Make-whole call:
Not subject to redemption prior to maturity
Prior to August 13, 2027 at a discount rate of the Treasury Rate plus 15 basis points
Par call:
On or after August 13, 2027 at par
Minimum Denomination:
$2,000 and integral multiples of $1,000 in excess thereof
025537 AH4/US025537AH42
025537 AJ0/US025537AJ08
Joint Book-Running Managers:
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Scotia Capital (USA) Inc.
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.
The Huntington Investment Company
Fifth Third Securities, Inc.
Baa1 (Positive) by Moody’s Investors Service, Inc.
BBB+ (Stable) by S&P Global Ratings, Inc., a division of S&P Global Inc.
*Note: A securities rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities and may be subject to revision or withdrawal at any time.
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