(Updates to midday) TOKYO, June 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei stock average was down 2.2 percent on Friday after earlier hitting a two-month low, led down by blue-chip exporters such as Honda Motor Co on a stronger yen, record oil prices and steep losses on Wall Street. Financial shares also slid, with top lender Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group down 3 percent, after Goldman Sachs forecast more write-downs at Citigroup and Merrill Lynch . A broad sell-off in the Tokyo market, which ...
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