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NEW YORK, July 30 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were lower in afternoon trading on Friday with Amazon.com falling after it forecast lower sales growth, but the S&P 500 was still on track to post a sixth straight month of gains.
Amazon.com Inc sank 7.2%. Late on Thursday it reported revenue for the second quarter that was shy of analysts’ average estimate and said sales growth would ease in the next few quarters as customers ventured more outside the home.
Shares of other internet and tech giants that did well during the lockdowns of last year, including Apple Inc, Google parent Alphabet Inc…