Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Monday. (SCOTT EELLS/BLOOMBERG)

Whenever stocks fall, you can guarantee it will show on a stockbroker’s face. (There is even a Tumblr blog that chronicles brokers with hands on their faces. It’s hard to tell whether it’s funny or sad.)

As markets fell Monday, the faces stockbroker’s made did not bode well for our future:


A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday. (SCOTT EELLS/BLOOMBERG)