August Jobs report

#Jobs — Meeting expectations this time, less than July but still strong. Participation moved up, also pushing UE up.

Gain of +315,000 non-farm payroll jobs, vs. expected gain of 318K
Unemployment at 3.7%, up by 0.2
U6 unemployment 7.0%, up by 0.3
Labor force participation 62.4%, up by 0.3
Average hourly earnings up by 0.3%; 5.2% increase over the year

July jobs revised down by -2K to +526K
June jobs revised down by -105K to +293K