QEP Resources, Inc. operates as a holding company which is engaged in natural gas and oil exploration and production. The company also gathers, compresses, treats and processes natural gas. The company focuses its operations in the Rocky Mountain and Midcontinent regions of the United States. The company operates through three major lines of business: QEP Energy, QEP Field Services, and QEP Marketing. Its exploration and production activities are conducted through QEP Energy. The company's gathering, processing and treating of natural gas is carried through QEP Field Services and also provides midstream services to third-party customers. QEP Marketing provides wholesale marketing and sales of affiliates and third-party natural gas and oil. QEP Resources was founded on May 18, 2010 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.