TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY TOP 5 COMPANIES THREATENED BY PREZ-ELECT TRUMP!!!
Once again our blog community is forced to deliver bad news for Kansas City biz because local media remains shocked at the outcome of the election and refuses to address the new reality that confronts the fragile local economy.
To wit . . .
WITH HELP FROM LOCAL BIZ INSIDERS AND BACKED UP BY HEADLINES RIPPED FOR RECENT NEWS . . . CHECK THIS LIST OF THE TOP 5 KANSAS CITY COMPANIES CONFRONTING HARSH TIMES AMID THE TRUMP YEARS!!!
There are some major employers on this list and it's important to document the impact of Prez-Elect Trump before PR newspeak the MSM.
Take a look:
KC Southern Should Fear The Proposed Trump Mexican Border Crackdown
Kansas City Southern's Shares Plunged 14% upon the election of Donald Trump and right how the local rail juggernaut is doing their best to put a positive spin on their biz that's heavily leveraged on open borders and Mexican rail. Nevertheless, more than any other local company, this KC Southern will face a much rougher biz climate if Trump builds his wall and cracks down on international trade as he promised.
Ford Already Suffering From Trump Biz Crackdown Rhetoric
Prez-Elect Trump has long targeted Ford and their biz practices. Just this week . . . He's still using the company as a punching bag as the Claycomo endures hard times and an uncertain future selling its oversized truck at all.
New York Times: Donald Trump Takes Credit for Helping to Save a Ford Plant That Wasn't Closing
While locals might celebrate keeping jobs in the United States . . . That policy hurts shareholders and the stock price. Trump targeting the automaker has already impacted the company's public image as they do their best to bend to the will of the incoming Administration.
H&R Block Targeted By Trump
Serious people and stock analysts forecast this Kansas City employer facing a rough time with the new Trump tax code . . .
H&R Block's stock tumbles after analyst downgrade on concerns over Trump policies
The stock is down 33% YTD most analysts are sour on the company.
TKC REMINDER: TRUMP PROMISED TO PUT H&R BLOCK OUT OF BUSINESS DURING HIS CAMPAIGN!!!
Supporters might attempt to explain away his comment on this Kansas City company in the heart of Downtown but attempting to translate the Prez-Elect is impossible and given that he has no legislative experience, there's no other option than to take him at his word and/or tweet.
And then . . .
Cerner Confronts Uncertain Future Amid Impending Obamacare Repeal Championed By Trump
Earlier in the week we wrote an extensive feature on the crisis that Cerner is confronting amid the Trump years.
More importantly, with the stock at a 52-week-low and trending downward . . . It's clear the market doesn't think much of their chances battling the Trump Administration in spite for their current week-long employee carnival against cancer or whatever they're calling the conference of scared workers.
Finally . . .
Trump Hates Amazon Despite Their Upcoming Kansas City Hiring Spree
Amazon is building a shipping center in KCK that promises to bring 1,000 new jobs to the area.
However, their leader is a longstanding enemy of Prez-Elect Trump . . .
In May of this year, Trump said he believes the company has “a huge antitrust problem.” At the time, the comments were interpreted as backlash to unfavorable coverage by the Jeff Bezos-owned newspaper The Washington Post. Trump had threatened antitrust and tax investigations into Amazon’s business in the event he was elected President.
Accordingly . . .
LIKE IT OR NOT, PREZ-ELECT TRUMP HAS TARGETED ALL OF THESE KANSAS CITY COMPANIES AND THEIR ONLY HOPE IS THAT THE NEW ADMINISTRATION FAILS TO LIVE UP TO ITS PROMISES!!!
In the meantime, local media and so many PR hacks are busy trying to gloss over and dress up the tough talk of the campaign while so many Trump supporters wait and see if the new President will live up to his word.
Developing . . .