SM Energy Announces Determination of Contingent Interest Amounts for 3.50% Senior Convertible Notes Due 2027

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) today announces its determination that contingent interest will be payable on its outstanding 3.50% Senior Convertible Notes due 2027 (the "Notes") during the contingent interest period from April 1, 2012, to September 30, 2012, equal to $1.6996 per $1,000 principal amount of the Notes.

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James R. Edwards, 303-837-2444

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