The construction industry faces a complex set of issues regularly: business is highly cyclical, and sometimes hard to predict, making forecasting all the more critical. There are reporting and income tax issues unique to the industry. The need for bonding and financing is ongoing, with the size of projects requiring continuous risk adjustments. Competition is fierce and profit margins have a tendency to shrink. Overall, construction requires intricate knowledge on the part of professionals who serve the industry. We find that the best decisions are made on the basis of the most accurate data and the most comprehensive analysis.