Bogey


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Bogey

The return an investment manager is compared to for performance evaluation.

Bogey

Informal; a benchmark.

bogey

An index whose performance an investment manager attempts to match. For example, the S&P 500 may be the bogey for the portfolio manager of an index fund.
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Price had four birdies on the back nine after also picking up shots at the first and fifth, but bogeys on seven and 11 left the 2002 Ryder Cup-winning hero six shots behind Rock.
Both McDowell and De Jonge had started their rounds at the 10th tee with the Zimbabwean at four under after six holes before recording three bogeys in the next four holes to find himself at one under having played 11.
He started his round with a birdie at 10 but followed it up with consecutive bogeys to drop to even-par.
Woods was unable to stay in red numbers after consecutive bogeys at the seventh and eighth and said: "I felt like I hit the ball better than my score indicates, which is good.
That was five shots behind Garcia who had opened with three pars before three-putting the fourth for a bogey.
His approach trickled into the back of the guarding bunker and he failed to get out of the sand at his first attempt and went to two over par by running up a bogey six.
Meanwhile, early leader Marc Warren slipped down the leader-board as his good display on the back nine was let down by three bogeys coming home but he picked up to par his remaining holes to finish one under par.
The string of bogeys ended her hopes, and a crowd that had been so electric under mostly gray skies turned somber.
Tiger Woods couldn't get back into the swing after a bogey at the first and finally posted an up-and-down 73 for 214 to be alongside Owen.
Paisley, a member of the Walker Cup squad, opened with birdies at the second and fourth and despite a bogey at five, picked up two more shots at the seventh and ninth to be three under at the turn.
The 18th over the lake was becoming trickier by the minute in the growing wind, claiming three triple bogeys, five doubles and a host of singles with more than half the field still to play.
A three-putt bogey there was followed by a double-bogey six on the next, and another dropped shot on the 18th took him out in 38.