September Jobs Report

#Jobs — below expectations

Gain of +661,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. expected 800K gain
Unemployment at 7.9%, down by 0.5%, vs. expected 8.2%
U6 unemployment at 12.8%, down by 1.4%
Labor force participation 61.4%, down by 0.3
Average hourly earnings up 0.1%, less than .04 increase in August

August jobs revised up by +118K to +1.49M
July jobs revised up by +27K to +1.76M