SM Energy Company is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in onshore North America. The Company was founded in 1908, incorporated in 1915, and became a public company through an initial public offering in 1992. SM Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “SM”. The company operates in four core areas managed by four regional offices: Mid-Continent, Rocky Mountain, Permian, and South Texas & Gulf Coast regions are operated out of its offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma; Billings, Montana; Midland, Texas; and Houston, Texas, respectively. Each office is staffed with a full complement of geologists, geophysicists, engineers, and landmen who have extensive experience in the region or basin where they work. The Denver, Colorado headquarters provides financial and administrative support for the regional operations.