Annual results show earnings rose 8.2% for the 2018 financial year but included a fall in net profit.
Analysis: ANZ Business Outlook shows construction at its lowest level in a decade.
"One of my clients hit the wall recently. Bank pulled the pin on his finances. His construction company was profitable but payers were getting slower and slower, after the Fletcher's debacle the industry is on watch by the banks and they will be ruthless. Well done to the NBR for reporting this"