Market Wrap: Bitcoin Trades Down After Initial Push Higher

Jobs growth slowed in August, with 315,000 jobs added, compared with 526,000 jobs added in July, although the total for August beat analysts’ estimates of a gain of 300,000. The unemployment rate rose to 3.7%, versus an expected 3.5% rate, although labor-force participation ticked up to 62.4% from 62.1% in July.