I’ve been trading gaps since 2005 with a statistical, data driven approach. I’ve put in a lot of quality time outside of trading hours backtesting, looking at charts, and developing software to carry out my trading plan. When you take trading seriously and instill a positive, improvement-focused attitude in yourself, once the market opens you should be executing a plan that you’re totally prepared for. You should essentially be following a script.

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