7. -- Software maker Red Hat ( RHT) is expected by analysts on Wednesday to post earnings of 30 cents a share in the fiscal fourth quarter on revenue of $349.6 million. 8. -- U.S. prosecutors are examining whether JPMorgan Chase ( JPM) failed to fully alert authorities to suspicions about Bernard Madoff, The New York Times reported, citing several people with direct knowledge of the matter. 9. -- Paychex ( PAYX), the payroll processor, is expected to report third-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share on revenue of $592.6 million. 10. -- One person was killed and trains were halted after an earthquake with a magnitude of at least 6.1 struck Taiwan on Wednesday. -- Written by Joseph Woelfel >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Joseph Woelfel >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.