The move may give Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg more time to gain users and boost sales, but Zuckerberg could still push for a stock sale at any time, the agency said.
Jonathan Thaw, a spokesman for Facebook, declined to comment, Bloomberg said. Facebook could not immediately be reached for comment by Reuters outside regular U.S. business hours.
Zuckerberg said in a recent television interview Facebook will sell stock in an IPO “when it makes sense”. [ID:nWEN7440] (Reporting by Sakthi Prasad in Bangalore; Editing by David Holmes)