(If you’re new here, I’m a long time trader and developer of Trade-Ideas Brokerage+ platform. Here’s more about how I trade and I encourage you to check out Brokerage+ here.)

To trade intraday, you need to find stocks with potential for movement. Gaps are one of the best ways to identify stocks that have that potential. On any given day there are typically plenty of gapping stocks to choose from — sometimes there can be an overwhelming number of them. We all have a finite amount of capital and time — how do you decide which gapping stocks are important?

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