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ADVISORY - CN to report fourth-quarter and year-end 2016 financial and operating results on Jan. 24, 2017

MONTREAL , Jan. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (CNR.TO) (CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and year-end 2016 financial and operating results on Jan. 24, 2017 , at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference call starting at 4.30 p.m. ET Jan. 24 . Luc Jobin, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call.

Parties wishing to participate in or listen to the fourth-quarter and year-end 2016 presentation and question-and-answer period by telephone should call 1-800-355-4959 or 416-641-6122 by 4.20 p.m. ET on Jan. 24 .

CN will webcast the presentation live and furnish slides supporting the officers' remarks via the Investors section of its website, www.cn.ca/en/investors. The slides will be posted on the website after the close of markets on Jan. 24 . A webcast replay will be available after the call ends.

CN is a true backbone of the economy, transporting more than C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America. CN – Canadian National Railway Company, along with its operating railway subsidiaries – serves the cities and ports of Vancouver , Prince Rupert, B.C. , Montreal , Halifax , New Orleans , and Mobile, Ala. , and the metropolitan areas of Toronto , Edmonton , Winnipeg , Calgary , Chicago , Memphis , Detroit , Duluth, Minn. / Superior, Wis. , and Jackson, Miss. , with connections to all points in North America . For more information about CN, visit the Company's website at www.cn.ca.