Report: Facebook IPO Extravaganza Set For May 18thMario Aguilar5/01/12 6:43pmFiled to: Facebookfacebook ipoRumor3EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe Wall Street Journal reports that the Facebook IPO is set to go May 18—Maybe.Earlier today, All Things Digital reported that Facebook's SEC paperwork would clear this week. The WSJ says that Mark Zuckrberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and David Ebersman will hit the road next week to pitch the IPO to investors—another report from CNBC says that this "roadshow" could begin as early as Monday. If all goes well, Facebook will move forward with the IPO. This new rumored date is just a day later than an earlier report we'd heard.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.