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Nikkei rebounds from 2-month low, Fast Retailing slumps

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TOKYO, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei average reboundedin early trade on Friday from its lowest close in more than twomonths, but gains were capped by a 9 percent slide in indexheavyweight Fast Retailing

after its earningsdisappointed.The Nikkeiadded 0.1 percent to 8,555.45, while thebroader Topix

advanced 0.7 percent to 718.66.

(Reporting by Dominic Lau; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)

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