In our newest Today’s Market Takeaways video, EquityThe amount of money that would be returned to shareholders if a company’s assets were sold off and all its debt repaid. Research Analyst Kate Austin recaps the weekend and looks ahead to what we can expect in the markets this week. StocksA financial instrument giving the holder a proportion of the ownership and earnings of a company. are gaining ground as countries are re-opening their economies and providing more stimulus. In the U.S., some states have opened up, but certain businesses in those regions remain closed due to concern over demand and health precautions—trends that Kate says point to a choppy recovery.