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Foxconn Int'l says unaware of any reason for stock jump

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HONG KONG, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Foxconn International HoldingsLtd (FIH) , the world's biggest contract maker ofcellphones, said on Friday it was unaware of any reason behind asharp rise in its stock price.

Shares of FIH, which assembles handsets for the likes ofNokia Oyj , Huawei Technologies Co Ltd andZTE Corp , rose more than 10 percentearlier in the day, extending a 17 percent gain the previousday.

The rise was attributed to a brokerage report from DaiwaCapital Markets saying that FIH was likely to get iPhone orderssoon, even though it does not assemble Apple products now.

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(Reporting by Lee Chyen Yee; Editing by Anne Marie Roantree)

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