QEP Resources Announces Participation in an Upcoming Investor Conference

DENVER, Aug. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE QEP) ("QEP" or the "Company") today announced that members of the Company's senior management will participate in the upcoming EnerCom Oil & Gas Conference on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 10:50 a.m. EDT (8:50 a.m. MDT). A link to the webcast and a copy of the presentation will be available at www.qepres.com or at www.theoilandgasconference.com. Attendees should log in to the webcast approximately 15 minutes prior to the presentation's start time. A replay of the webcast will be available for approximately 30 days through a link on the Company's website at www.qepres.com or at www.theoilandgasconference.com.

About QEP Resources

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) is a leading independent natural gas and crude oil exploration and production company focused in two major regions: the Northern Region (primarily the Rockies and the Williston Basin) and the Southern Region (primarily Texas and Louisiana) of the United States. For more information, visit QEP Resources' website at: www.qepres.com.

CONTACT: QEP Resources, Inc. William Kent Director, Investor Relations 303-405-6665

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