On Monday, Shares of QEP Resources Inc (NYSE:QEP), subtract -2.13% and closed at $17.47 in the last trading session. QEP stock opened its last trade at $17.82 and after floating in a range of $17.33 to $17.91. The company’s Market capitalization is $4.14 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 239.60 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $8.54 and reached to max level of $20.96. QEP Resources, Inc., through its auxiliaries, operates as a natural gas and crude oil exploration and production company in the United States. The company conducts exploration and production activities in the Pinedale Anticline in western Wyoming; the Williston Basin in North Dakota; the Uinta Basin in eastern Utah; the Permian Basin in western Texas; the Haynesville/Cotton Valley in northwestern Louisiana; and other proven properties in Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado. As of December 31, 2015, it had estimated proved reserves of 3,620.2 billion cubic feet of natural gas equivalents. The company sells its gas, oil, and natural gas liquids (NGL) to various customers, counting gas-marketing firms, industrial users, local-distribution companies, crude oil refiners, and remarketers, in addition to markets associate and third-party gas, oil, and NGL volumes. In addition, it operates a gas gathering system and an underground gas storage facility.
Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL), jumped 0.72% and closed at $40.34 in the last trading session. XEL stock opened its last trade at $40.25 and after floating in a range of $40.14 to $40.46. The company’s Market capitalization is $20.34 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 507.95 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $34.33 and reached to max level of $45.42. Xcel Energy Inc., through its auxiliaries, engages mainly in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in the United States. It operates through Regulated Electric Utility, Regulated Natural Gas Utility, and All Other segments. The company generates electricity through coal, nuclear, natural gas, hydroelectric, solar, biomass, oil and refuse, and wind energy sources. It also purchases, transports, distributes, and sells natural gas. In addition, the company develops and leases natural gas pipelines, and storage and compression facilities; and invests in rental housing projects. It serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the portions of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin.