US DATA: Initial jobless claims -3k to 382k in Sept 15 employment
survey wk, above the 372k expected and +8k from the 374k level in the
August 18 employment survey week. Labor said there were no special
factors, but New Mexico claims were estimated. The 4-wk moving avg +2k
to 377,750 in the Sept 15 wk, high since the June 30 wk. Cont claims
-32k to 3.272m in Sept 8 wk, low since the May 19 week.